Synonyms for Apoplexy:


mood, thrombosis, occlusion, anger, fury, asperity, resentment, circulatory trouble, rage, outrage, annoyance, irritation, temper, seizure. apoplexy (noun)
cva, cerebrovascular accident.
disease (noun)
sickness, collapse, Sickliness, bug, affection, decrepitude, debility, spasm, ailment, syndrome, illness, curse, nausea, fever, handicap, pestilence, attack, infirmity, unhealthiness, infliction, malady, queasiness, indisposition, breakdown, disorder, symptom, disability, condition, complaint, disease, infection, feverishness, malaise, complication, virus, ague.
loss of consciousness fromblockage in vein or artery (noun)
occlusion, thrombosis, seizure.
state (noun)
cva, cerebrovascular accident.

Other synonyms:

rage. Other relevant words:
occlusion, rage, cerebrovascular accident, thrombosis, seizure, cva.

Usage examples for apoplexy

  1. A first attack of apoplexy struck him in 1823, and he died from a second in February 1824 at Munich. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. Time passed on, and the old lady became every day more infirm, and at last she was struck down with apoplexy before she could either practise the requisite incantations, or inform her son where the treasure was secreted. – Strange Pages from Family Papers by T. F. Thiselton Dyer
  3. 2605. In cases of great emergency, such as the strong kind of apoplexy and when a surgeon cannot possibly be obtained for some considerable time, the life of the patient depends almost entirely upon the fact of his being bled or not. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton